This Picture Is Ridiculously Startling Because It Shows The Olympic Ski Jump At Sochi... With Absolutely No Snow | Exploring Markets

This Picture Is Ridiculously Startling Because It Shows The Olympic Ski Jump At Sochi... With Absolutely No Snow

Russia has spent more on the development of its winter Olympic games than anyone else in history. 

They've paid out more than $50 billion. 

They also built the world's most expensive ski jump. It cost nearly $265 million, and the developer eventually fled the country. He was scared for his life after running up the costs almost 6 times the initial estimate. 

We shared a picture of this ski jump below. There is no snow in the picture either. Apparently Russia is trying its best to transport snow from Siberia because it is currently too warm in Sochi: